ÖBB: Changes in Freight Traffic Leadership

People ♦ Published: November 25, 2010; 12:17 ♦ (Vindobona)

Because of poor results, the ÖBB CEO has to act on facts: The managers of the freight division are being replaced.

ÖBB: Changes in Freight Traffic Leadership / Picture: © ÖBB-Holding AG / Sabine Hauswirth

The new group CEO of ÖBB, Christian Kern continues his restructuring work at the ailing state-owned enterprise. Now, executives at the freight business are to be exchanged. Restructuring in the personnel area is premature, something that will probably lead to high severance payments for those affected. For this reason, conversations with the affected executives were started yesterday…